Archive for Wednesday, March 31, 2004

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Hearing today on marriage issue
March 31, 2004
Sandy Gast will have legal representation from the American Civil Liberties Union at 9 a.m. today in Leavenworth County District Court.
Tonganoxie man dies in highway accident
March 31, 2004
A 22-year-old Tonganoxie man died early Sunday morning in a two-vehicle accident just south of the city on U.S. Highway 24-40.
Chieftain Singers a hit at music fest
March 31, 2004
The Chieftain Singers’ recent trip to a Chicago area music festival was all about music — and more.
City seeks applicants for clerk’s position
Current city clerk uncertain whether she’ll apply for job
March 31, 2004
At the request of Mayor Dave Taylor, City Administrator Shane Krull placed advertisements in local newspapers for the position of city clerk Tuesday.
Firefighters called on for rescue operation
March 31, 2004
Ambulance workers from Douglas County on Saturday called on Reno Township firefighters for help rescuing a man from Mud Creek in extreme southwestern Leavenworth County.
Obituary: Alan B. Morgan
March 31, 2004
Private memorial services and inurnment are planned for Allan B. Morgan, 64, formerly of Kansas City, Kan., who died Sunday, March 28, 2004, at Tonganoxie Nursing Center.
Obituary: Berniece L. Marsh
March 31, 2004
Services for Berniece L. Marsh, 66, Tonganoxie, will be at 1 p.m. today, March 31, 2004, at Wilson Funeral Home, Fredericktown, Mo. Burial will be in Christian Cemetery, Fredericktown.
Obituary: Adam Michael Kosanke
March 31, 2004
Inurnment services for Adam Michael Kosanke, 22, Tonganoxie, will be at 10 a.m. Thursday, April 1, 2004, at Lenape Cemetery, Linwood.
Obituary: Wilma Mae Haines
March 31, 2004
Services for Wilma Mae Haines, 72, Tonganoxie, will be at 10 a.m. Friday, April 2, 2004, at the Christian Church in Tonganoxie with the Rev. Weldon Jolly officiating. Burial will be in Maple Grove Cemetery, Tonganoxie.
Chieftain baseball season takes off with Gilner as coach
March 31, 2004
The Tonganoxie baseball program has won about 10 games in the last four years and is beginning this year’s campaign with its third coach in as many years.
Advisory lifted from Tonganoxie Creek
March 31, 2004
The city’s broken sewer line now has a temporary fix.
THS volleyball player set for all-star match
March 31, 2004
Tonganoxie senior Katie Jeannin will have one more match in her prep career.
Basehor-Linwood takes cue from Chieftains’ success
March 31, 2004
An area high school is using Tonganoxie’s debate and forensics program as a model for success.
After ‘heart transplant,’ pastor moves to Tonganoxie
March 31, 2004
Dirk Scates has a new heart — yet he hasn’t been on the operating table.
Police seize drugs in local bust
March 31, 2004
Tonganoxie police seized several bags of marijuana and paraphernalia in a drug bust about noon last Wednesday in the 100 block of North Main.
Participants find march inspirational
March 31, 2004
For Justin Smith, and the thousands of others who participated in the March 20 Bataan Memorial Death March, it was nothing compared to the original.
Library patrons head to the polls Tuesday
March 31, 2004
Years ago, a few volumes of books were housed in a small concrete structure with 12-inch-thick walls on Leavenworth Road. This was the first Basehor library.
Shouts and Murmurs
Another musical success story
March 31, 2004
Congratulations to the music department at Tonganoxie High School. The Chieftain Singers returned from a Chicago trip with a first-place win for their performances.
Let’s chat
New softball coach looking for chatter, leadership
March 31, 2004
Softball fields usually are full of chatter among teammates.
Young program looks to improve under new coach
March 31, 2004
Tonganoxie golf was born just two years ago, but the program seems to be getting through its growing pains.
Basehor family juggles three bundles of joy
March 31, 2004
March madness has taken on a whole new meaning at the Lawless family home in Basehor.
On track for more in ‘04
Girls team returns strong relay team; boys must replace state gold medalist
March 31, 2004
The progression for the Tonganoxie girls’ 4x800 relay team looks promising.
Letters to the editor
City clerk, concealed weapons, school proposal, traffic snags
March 31, 2004